Powwow Trails

With the snow melted and the arrival of Summer Solstice, the beginning of the Powwow  season starts!  Throughout this season, a series of Powwows known as Powwow Trails appear among communities from coast to coast to coast across Canada. Powwows celebrate a nation’s  culture, art, dance, food, songs, history, and spirituality. It also honors the resilience,  strength, and revitalization of Indigenous culture. Though Powwow dance styles vary among communities, they can often include Men’s  Traditional, Men’s Grass Dance, Men’s Fancy Bustle, Men’s Prairie Chicken Dance,  Northern Traditional, Women’s Jingle Dress, and Women’s Fancy Shawl. Additionally, Powwows can act as a bridge between Indigenous…